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Chance Du Roy

A surprise winner in the 2013 Becher Chase at Aintree, Chance Du Roy went off at 14/1 for trainer Philip Hobbs and was ridden by Tom O'Brien. A classy horse, who at 10-years-of age, has had some notable wins from his 22 chase starts,…

5 Long-Shots for 2014 Grand National

With the 2014 Crabbies Grand National taking place tomorrow all eyes are firmly fixed on the shorter priced horses with Double Seven's odds diminishing faster than the speed of light with the news that AP was to partner him. Teaforthree remains…

Tom O'Brien

Already a winner over the Aintree Grand National fences this season, Tom O'Brien is hoping to add the 2014 National to the Becher Chase he won back in December also on board Chance Du Roy. This will be the Irish jockey's 6th Grand National…

Exclusive: Philip Hobbs on the Grand National

With the closing deadline for the entries to the 2014 Crabbies Grand National closing this afternoon, we've had a chat with trainer Philip Hobbs, to gauge his perspective on the event and who he hopes will finally win him that elusive Grand…

Chance Du Roy lands Becher Chase

At three and a half miles long and contested over the famous Aintree fences, the Becher Chase is one of the few races to give genuine clues to how a horse might perform in the Grand National. It was no surprise to see past and possible future…